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Lesser Sand Plover

Lesser Sand Plover
Photographed byPaul Jensen on Wed 31st Aug, 2016 and uploaded on Wed 21st Feb, 2018 .
Resolution1400x933
Viewed172
ID29587
CommentBy positioning myself where I thought they would be feeding I was able to get quite close to the before the beach walkers scared them away
EquipmentNikon D500, Nikon 200-500mm Lens.
1/1250 sec. f/7.1. ISO 140
LocationChilli Beach, Cape York (Queensland)
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Keywordsadult
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